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Sep
03
2023

Albemarle confirms non-binding agreement to acquire Liontown

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 3, 2023 - Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a global leader in providing essential elements for mobility, energy, connectivity and health, today confirmed that it will be working toward the execution of a binding agreement to acquire Liontown Resources Limited.

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Aug
30
2023

ALBEMARLE CORPORATION CEO AFFIRMS AUSTRALIA’S IMPORTANCE IN MEETING GLOBAL LITHIUM DEMAND

The global CEO of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a world leader in providing essential elements for mobility, energy, connectivity and health, said today there was no doubt that Australia would continue to be a lithium supplier of choice for the world’s top manufacturers of electric vehicles (EVs). During a visit to Western Australia, CEO Kent Masters, confirmed demand for lithium hydroxide continues to make Australia, and Albemarle’s Kemerton processing plant, a focal point for world supply.

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Aug
22
2023

COMPASS GROUP IN $70m CONTRACT TO OPERATE PARIS GROVE WORKFORCE ACCOMMODATION VILLAGE

Albemarle, a global leader in providing essential elements for mobility, energy, connectivity and health, has awarded a major contract to Compass Group Remote Hospitality Services to operate and maintain the Paris Grove workforce accommodation precinct in Australind, near Bunbury in Western Australia.

The $140 million Paris Grove village is now under construction and will provide accommodation during rosters for up to 800 people working on the $2 billion expansion of Albemarle’s nearby Kemerton Lithium Hydroxide Processing Plant.

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Aug
17
2023

SCIENCE WEEK SHINES SPOTLIGHT ON STEM CAREER PATHWAYS

Albemarle, the country’s biggest producer and manufacturer of lithium, has used Science Week to shine a spotlight on the diverse and rewarding STEM-related career pathways available to students.

During a series of recent career fairs and information sessions at Manea Senior College, St Thomas More College and Curtin University Chemistry Club, Albemarle team leaders met with students to encourage them to consider future pathways within the company’s world-class Kemerton lithium plant.

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Aug
16
2023

SOUTH WEST ARTS SCENE BOOSTED BY COMMUNITY GRANTS

The South West arts and culture scene has received a funding boost with a variety of vibrant regional initiatives supported through Albemarle’s 2023 Community Grants Program.

Grants were allocated to community‐focused projects and cultural events, including Bunbury’s Films on the Fringe Festival, CinefestOZ’s Cinesnaps and IndigifestOZ programs, the South West Indian Group’s Bunbury Diwali Festival of Lights, and the Stirling Street Arts Centre’s Art in the Garden event.

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Aug
09
2023

RESOURCE WOMEN INSPIRE GIRLS AT CAREERS FORUM

A select group of students from Our Lady of Mercy College in Australind were given direct access to career role models from Albemarle recently, at a forum promoting resource industry careers.

The 11 female students were invited to the 2023 Inspiring Girls Careers Forum by Albemarle, as part of the company’s ongoing support for educational initiatives promoting STEM studies and careers.

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Aug
08
2023

UGL AWARDED $330m KEMERTON EXPANSION CONTRACT AS MAJOR RECRUITMENT DRIVE LAUNCHED

Albemarle has awarded a major contract to UGL as part of expansion of the Kemerton Lithium Hydroxide Processing Plant, near Bunbury, in Western Australia.

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Jul
31
2023

ALBEMARLE ROLLS OUT NEARLY 30 COMMUNITY GRANTS

Albemarle will assist a range of 28 community organisations and projects under Round 1 of its 2023 Community Investment Program.

The grants are designed to support a large number and broad cross-section of groups and initiatives important to local South West residents.

Round 1 grants will be followed by a second round of grants later this year, focusing on support spanning the areas of Education; Environment and Sustainability; Health and Culture.

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Jul
25
2023

$200m Kemerton Expansion Contract Awarded to Monadelphous

PERTH, Australia, July 25, 2023 - Albemarle, a global leader in providing essential elements for mobility, energy, connectivity and health, has awarded a major new contract to Monadelphous for expansion of the world-leading Kemerton Lithium Hydroxide Processing Plant in Western Australia.

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Jul
20
2023

ALBEMARLE STEPS UP RECRUITMENT DRIVE

Albemarle, Australia’s largest producer and manufacturer of lithium, is on a quest to discover the skilled workforce of tomorrow to help expand and run the world leading Kemerton Lithium Hydroxide Processing Plant, near Bunbury.

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Jul
19
2023

ALBEMARLE AMENDS MARBL LITHIUM JOINT VENTURE

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), a global leader in providing essential elements for mobility, energy, connectivity, and health, has agreed to amend the terms of the transaction signed earlier this year with Mineral Resources Limited (ASX: MIN.AX).

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Jul
16
2023

FIRST STEEL DELIVERY MILESTONE FOR KEMERTON EXPANSION PROJECT

Albemarle, Australia’s biggest manufacturer of lithium, has achieved a significant milestone with the arrival of a first shipment of 251 steel modules weighing around 2000 tonnes as part of the Kemerton Expansion Project.

The timely delivery from China is a crucial step in the construction of two additional processing trains at the world leading Kemerton lithium hydroxide processing plant.

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